FROM MILITARY INTELLIGENCE TO BUSINESS INTELLIGENCE
With a proven successful track record in the industry, Rosendo Abellera ranks among the nation's top practitioners of business intelligence (BI) and analytics. As a SME and expert practitioner, Rosendo has held key management positions to establish the Business Intelligence and Data Management practices of several leading consulting firms including Accenture. He founded BIS3, an Oracle Partner firm specializing in the Oracle Business Intelligence Suite from the early days when Oracle acquired Siebel and built a presence with clients which included a multitude of leading organizations of various industries such as AAA, Comcast, ESPN, Harvard University, John Hancock Financial, Koch Industries, Pfizer, Staples, State Street Bank, and the US Department of the Interior (DOI). He led the firm through growth into partnership with leading BI firms such as Oracle and Actuate. Moreover, he led the firm to certification as an official software vendor for the State of Massachusetts.
Prior to BIS3, Rosendo founded InterAxiom, a data warehouse consulting company, which won major contracts for Comcast and Staples. During the 1990s, his early career in software development resulted in the creation of four (4) commercial software packages. It is this software development expertise coupled with a passionate pursuit of excellence towards service that sets the tone for the firm's ability to consistently deliver complex solutions to clients.
In 2015, he began the transformation of the company into Big Data and Data Science and built a platform on the Microsoft Cloud (i.e., Azure) for advanced analytics using machine learning and real-time streaming data. As a pioneer and early adopter of modern Business Intelligence (BI) technologies and approaches, Rosendo has written several books on the topic of Business Intelligence and Data Management. His latest is on applying machine learning to the real business world for real results.
Rosendo is a veteran of the US Air Force and the National Security Agency (NSA) where he served worldwide as an intelligence analyst and linguist for several languages. He received commendations and was decorated for his service in the Pacific and in the Mediterranean as well as for Desert Shield during the First Gulf War. He is a graduate of the University of Nebraska and the Defense Language Institute.
Jose Lalog, Jr., EA, ABA, ATA, ATP
Jun Lalog serves as the comptroller and financial auditor for BIS3. He is officially designated and licensed as an Enrolled Agent (EA) of the Internal Revenue Service (IRS). As the comptroller for the firm, he supervises the accuracy and quality of accounting and financial reporting for the organization.
Jun was formerly the Comptroller and Treasurer for MacAcademy, an Apple computer training company in Palm Coast, Florida. Prior to this, he spent fourteen years as the Accounting Manager of Gucci of America in New York City.
He earned a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting from Polytechnic University of the Philippines in Manila and successfully certified as a CPA.